Oneida County, Wis. (NNCNOW.com) -- 54-year-old Todd Brecht plead guilty to escaping criminal arrest in Oneida County court on Tuesday.
Brecht escaped McNaughton Correctional Center in Lake Tomahwak in September.
Brecht was serving a life sentence for first degree murder in the shooting of his brother-in-law in 1986.
Wisconsin authorities tracked Brecht to Bayfield in October. He was found and taken into custody in Florida.
Brecht is scheduled for sentencing in April.